Leh And Ladakh
We categoricaly recommend all our travelers to keep a day for Acclimitization to avoid Altitude Sickness, therefore you are kept at Leh only to gear up for visits to higher Altitudes, during following days.Today, you will start your tour after Breakfast, & visit Shey & Thiksey Monastery with Leh Palace, Hall of fame & Shanti Stupa later during the evening. Dont exert your body, if you are feeling tired at anytime during the day. Overnight at Leh.(This tour is given to guests with lesser tour duration)
After Breakfast, move towards Highest Motorable Road of The World, KhardungLa Pass. Have a cup of Tea there, get yourself clicked with the Khardungla Signboard by BRO & proceed towards Nubra valley, Cold Deserts, covering Deskit Monastery enroute. You can have a Double Hump Bactarian Camel ride. Dont forget to click this unique mammal, found in cold Desert. It was once used to carry the trade material on silk route. You may also visit Diskit Monastery enroute. Return to Leh by evening.
After Breakfast, check out from Leh & proceed for one of the most beautiful & scenic, Salt water Pangong Lake at Spangmik via Changla Pass (17350 ft). Various Bollywood movies have been shot at this lake. One-Third of this lake is controlled by India & rest of the two-third lies under Chinese province. Overnight at Camps.
After Breakfast, check out from Camps for return journey to Leh. Enroute visit Hemis Monastery & 3-Idiots School. Overnight at Leh.
This tour is recommended to people who are really short of time, can start as early as 5am. Today, you will start early morning for onward journey to Srinagar. Enroute you can visit Gurudwara Sri Pathar Sahib, Magnetic Hill, Likir, Basgo, Alchi, Lamayuru (subjected to cushion time you have) & Drass memorial later during the day. You will arrive Srinagar by late evening. Overnight at Srinagar. Instead of this, you can also ask our Tour Planner to plan Pangong-Kargil, on the previous day, followed by Kargil Srinagar this day.
After Breakfast at Hotel , check out & leave for Srinagar Airport for onward flight to home, with memories of ALifetimeTrip